Click here for the full text of the PNND article about this event Green Cross International joined UNFOLD ZERO and Parliamentarians for Nuclear Non-proliferation and Disarmament (PNND) in hosting a consultation of arms control experts and disarmament activists discussing how to reduce nuclear risks and support nuclear disarmament in the new political environment. The meeting, […]
Environmental Security and Sustainability
The newly formed Green Cross Canada (GCC) burst onto the world stage after receiving Preparatory Committee” status in March 2006. This summer, René de vries, GCC’s Director, represented Canada in the first Green Cross Nuclear National Dialogue in Moscow.
|John Coo and Yuriy Sapiga (GC Ukraine) in front of Chernobyl Reactor #4|
In October, Charles Caccia, GCC President, was invited to the prestigious Club of Madrid conference, focusing this year on “The Challenges of Energy and Democratic Leadership”. October also saw the Founding Meeting of GCC, with its first Board of Directors being held in Ottawa. GCC is also pleased to announce the addition of the Rt. Hon. Kim Campbell, former Prime Minister of Canada and the current Club of Madrid’s Secretary-General, to our National Council. In November, John Coo, GCC’s Vice-President, joined the Green Cross (GC) National Dialogue on Chemical Weapons in Moscow. GCC is becoming an active participant and contributor to the GC Legacy program.
By Paul Walker, Director, Environmental Security and Sustainability programme The CWC Coalition, coordinated by Green Cross ESS Director Paul Walker, once again put civil society groups front and centre in The Hague as the 21st annual Conference of States Parties (CSP) to the Chemical Weapons Convention (CWC) unfolded the week of November 28th in The […]